Northrop Grumman Engineer 4 in El Segundo, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

This is a Supplier Manufacturing Engineering position located in El Segundo, CA. The individual hired will support the Space Systems external production activities through coordination with internal and external stakeholders. This position requires an individual with skills and experience that includes a background with machine, composites and other spacecraft parts fabrication, assembly and manufacturing technologies.We are seeking a candidate with highly developed interpersonal skills, a personal drive to exceed, and the capability of working in a small, high performance team environment.

Activities include, but are not limited to: providing Subject Matter Expertise to resolve technical issues on designs, processes, tooling and other concerns involving supplier production activities, support engineering development and production teams to ensure producibility and affordability of design and manufacturing systems, and perform sound technical evaluations of supplier's proposals. The Individual will perform duties such as facilitate Production Readiness Reviews, provide dispositions on Request for Change/Information (RC/I), review Engineering revisions, represent the organization at the Program customer level, and provide technical leadership and support to Global Supply Chain personnel, as well as all levels of NGAS management.

Travel required: up to 25%.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technical, Engineering or Mathematical)with 9years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering or an engineeringfield; OR Masters Degree in STEM with7years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering or an engineeringfield; OR PhD in STEM with 4 yearsof experience in Manufacturing Engineering or an engineeringfield

  • Experience in Project Management

  • Documented experienceformulating and executing solutions to production challenges

  • Experience reviewing Blueprints and 3-D models

  • Experience withMicrosoft Office Suite and Enterprise Resource Planning(ERP) systems

  • Ability to interface/communicate with multiple levels of leadership, functional departments, and suppliers

  • Ability to obtain and maintaina DOD/SCI Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with hands-on machining and/or production assembly

  • Familiarity with ITAR requirements

  • Experience working with Systems Applications and Products (SAP)

  • Experience working with CATIA Cad Software

  • Active DOD/SCI Security Clearance

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.